Published November 10, 2020
With the pandemic at the top of everyone’s health concerns, it’s easy to forget your usual primary care needs. Receiving an annual exam and physician recommended screenings are still important parts of preventing illness and staying healthy. Additionally, your Primary Care Provider (PCP) is a great advocate to turn to when you have questions about COVID-19 symptoms/testing, and virtual care options.
Searching for a new PCP may feel overwhelming. Fortunately, there are resources available at myCigna.com to help you choose a provider you can trust from the comfort of home:
Find each of these tools at myCigna under “Find Care & Costs”. Simply search for “Doctor by Type” to get started.
With many still nervous to visit the doctor’s office, you may feel like putting off your annual exam and screenings. We recommend that you contact your doctor by phone to discuss health and safety precautions and the possibility for a virtual visit. If you doctor’s office doesn’t offer virtual visits, you can access virtual care at myCigna.com for non-life-threatening conditions including:
Simply call 888.726.3171 or log into your myCigna account and click “Talk to a doctor or nurse 24/7”.